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Nick Lanier, assistant director of veteran enrollment at Saint Rose

Tips for when veterans and civilians share a college classroom

As a veteran, I often joke that my military experience is hard-coded into my genetic makeup. It’s become an undeniable part of me – but please remember that it does not define me. OK, so I don’t like going to the movies because, as soon as the lights go out, I’m aware of every single noise and movement in the…

Tips for living with a college roommate

Sharing a dorm room with someone for the first time is much like a first date – it’s a little awkward, and you don’t always know what to expect. But unlike a first date, you’re going to live with this person for the foreseeable future – so you might want to prepare a little more than just finding a clean…

woman on pool float in pool

How to Have Fun This Summer (While Still Preparing for College)

You’ve got a couple of summers left before college, so you better be living it up! OK, OK, it’s not like summer stops happening after high school or something. And it’s not even like summer stops being fun. (Actually, it gets more fun.) But these high school summers are milestones! Seize the moment. And while you’re doing that, spend some…

man studying in the library

What to expect when you’re expecting grad school, Part 1

Whether you’re a newly minted college graduate, a working parent, a military veteran, an international student, a career changer, or some combination of the above, you have a lot in common with your fellow graduate students. We asked two Saint Rose graduate students to share their insights: Amy Carman G’19, who is earning her M.S. in Social Work, has nearly…

Safe zone sign on Saint Rose campus

3 Ways to Get Involved with the LGBTQ* Community at Saint Rose

At Saint Rose, we’re proud of our queer community. We march in parades, hold fundraisers, organize protests, and just get together and hang out. For Pride month, we’ve highlighted ways our LGBTQ+ students like to get involved on campus, and how you can, too. Here’s the deal: Sign up for the leadership program With our L.E.A.D. Program, we have an…